VPRI/ORU, Institute for Social Research

The Institute for Social Research at York University houses the largest university-based survey research centre in Canada and provides expert data analytics and statistical consulting. It also houses the Statistics Canada Research Data Centre. ISR employs hundreds of students each year at York to conduct large-scale general population research surveys in our telephone lab on campus, in the fields of public health, education, elections, Tri-Council funded research, social problems, and the law and the legal profession.